Title An International Review of Community-Based Monitoring in the Context of Sustaining Arctic Observing
Lead(s) Eva Kruemmel, Inuit Circumpolar Council, Canada; Noor Johnson, Brown University, USA; Peter L. Pulsifer, Exchange for Local Observations and Knowledge of the Arctic (ELOKA); Scot Nickels, Inuit Qaujisarvingat: The Inuit Knowledge Centre, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, Canada

The primary objectives of this task are:

  1. to develop an online atlas of community-based monitoring projects across the circumpolar Arctic; and
  2. to develop a synthesis report on the state of community-based monitoring that addresses the role of local and traditional knowledge in observing and monitoring activities.
Original Task description (obsolete)

More on SAON and Community Based Monitoring

Deliverables and status

Two components:

  1. Online map-based inventory of CBM projects
  2. Review on the state of CBM in the Arctic

Status: The atlas is under development and the website will be live in the spring of 2013. The synthesis report will follow based on in-depth interviews with CBM researchers and practitioners.


Status report (20MAR2014)

Report from 17SEP2012

Progress report (04JAN2012)

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